Melanoma is the worst type of skin cancer. The good news is that our skin “warns” us showing signs of the potential risk. With early diagnosis melanoma can be cured in 90-95% of cases.

The Department of Moles and Melanoma operating in the Dermatology Medical Practice IQ – Intensive Quality – in Athens has a group of specialized doctors and staff (Dermatologists, Surgeons, Nurses), responsible for the diagnosis and then for the selection of the appropriate treatment method individually, as indicated for each patient.

In the Department of Moles and Melanoma full recording and mole mapping with the use of the most advanced system for mole mapping, FOTOFINDER together with detailed clinical assessment. Moreover, special dermatological instruments and software are used so that to assess the possible evolution of the moles.

Digital mole mapping allows the accurate assessment of each mole’s development, apart from excluding the possibility of melanoma.

In more detail, digital mole mapping, the specialised medical team suggests whether a mole should be removed and which is the right technique, surgery or with the use of laser, depending on the mole’s morphology and also based on the patient’s need or desire to be removed. Mole removal may be indicated for medical reasons, for functional reasons or for aesthetic reasons.

Do not postpone the examination of suspicious moles.

About the author:

Christofer Tzermias

A top specialist in LASER and Invasive Dermatology in England (Oxford/London) and North America (New York/San Diego) and a leading pioneer in the implementation of sophisticated LASER in Greece, Dr Christofer Tzermias is also the founder of the first and most well-equipped inpatient departments of LASER Dermatology in the Athens Medical Center, Marousi, the St. Lucas Clinic of Panorama of Thessaloniki and the Balkan Clinic in Thessaloniki. He was the Director of Invasive and LASER Dermatology at the Athens Medical Center for 18 years, from 1996 to 2014 and is a writer and editor of numerous papers and publications for international and Greek scientific journals, as well as, international foreign language books. Dr Tzermias regularly participates in international and Greek conferences, as well as, giving speeches and lectures at university clinics in Greece and abroad. He accepts appointments at his state-of-the-art clinics on Vas. Sophia 49 - Athens, and 71 Kifissias Avenue in Marousi.

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